Arm lift surgery, also medically referred to as brachioplasty, is a procedure commonly performed to tighten and lift the loose skin of the upper arms be it from aging or from build-up of fat deposits on the upper arms.
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Patients undergoing an arm lift surgery are expected to be able to resume daily activities and routine within a fortnight of the surgery. Swelling from the surgery will begin to fade out and completely diminish within a week of the surgery. Patients will notice immediate change in appearance, however after passing the 3-4 weeks’ timeline, patients will experience further improvements regarding the arm’s overall appearance.
The duration of a brachioplasty/arm lift is around 3 hours.
The surgeons and technicians will make the final decisions regarding our patient’s candidacy upon consultation, but in general the defining factors include:
Patients suffering from loose skin around the arms due to either aging or obesity are eligible for an arm lift surgery.
Brachioplasty is a considerably invasive surgery and requires the patient to be in good health to eliminate the risk of any future complications. The patient is obliged to notify the surgeons of any pre-existing medical conditions for their safety.